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Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus   - Breeding plumaged adult in flight
Great White Pelican
Photographer : © Sunil Singhal
Location :Alniya Wetland, Kota, Rajasthan, India
Date : 25 February 2014
English synonyms:Eastern White Pelican (roseus = onocrotalus), European White Pelican (roseus = onocrotalus), Rosy Pelican (roseus = onocrotalus), White Pelican
Bird Family :Pelecanidae - Pelicans
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Flying very close to the surface of the water. - SS